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From: Wolfram Sang <w.sang@pengutronix.de>
To: Mark Brown <broonie@opensource.wolfsonmicro.com>
Cc: alsa-devel@alsa-project.org, linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org,
	Liam Girdwood <lrg@ti.com>, Lars-Peter Clausen <lars@metafoo.de>
Subject: Re: [PATCH 1/3] regmap: Properly round reg_bytes and val_bytes
Date: Mon, 30 Jan 2012 14:35:29 +0100	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <20120130133529.GF15596@pengutronix.de> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <20120130132134.GB4882@opensource.wolfsonmicro.com>

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> Clearly we *can* but there's other bits (chiefly the cache code once we
> acquire the ability to do block operations from cache) which really want
> stuff to be 8 bit aligned.  I deliberately chose to make things byte
> aligned so we have to think about this stuff before we do things that
> make byte aligned stuff hard, it felt like if we were going to take a
> complexity hit we probably want it to be on the odd register formats as
> pretty much all of the more demanding modern devices seem to be going
> for multiples of 8 bits.

Understood. I'd think we will find a non-intrusive way when a more generic
format_x_y-function seems worthwhile.

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Pengutronix e.K.                           | Wolfram Sang                |
Industrial Linux Solutions                 | http://www.pengutronix.de/  |

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  reply	other threads:[~2012-01-30 13:35 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 11+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2012-01-27 15:10 [PATCH 1/3] regmap: Properly round reg_bytes and val_bytes Wolfram Sang
2012-01-27 15:10 ` [PATCH 2/3] regmap: Add support for 2/6 register formating Wolfram Sang
2012-01-27 16:28   ` Mark Brown
2012-01-27 15:10 ` [PATCH 3/3] ASoC: codecs: add driver for max9768 amplifier Wolfram Sang
2012-01-27 16:25   ` Mark Brown
2012-01-30 21:54   ` [alsa-devel] " Mark Brown
2012-01-27 16:28 ` [PATCH 1/3] regmap: Properly round reg_bytes and val_bytes Mark Brown
2012-01-28  1:14   ` Wolfram Sang
2012-01-30 13:21     ` Mark Brown
2012-01-30 13:35       ` Wolfram Sang [this message]
2012-01-30 13:45         ` Mark Brown

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